stupid question - i'm blanking out --l--l--<

  1. ok - i can't believe i forget this.....
    when writing down lab results - what goes in the big X? You know - the shorthand symbols that dr's use... ie; electrolyte panel, looks something like this... --l--l--<

    I'm good with that symbol... but

    I forget what goes in the X symbol: I believe that the far right area is for the wbc's......

    Anyone know?
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  3. by   Daytonite
    Not a stupid question at all. It was explained and several weblinks to it posted on this older thread:
  4. by   neko11111
    DUH!!!! I knew that!

    Thankyou!! I must be having one of those brain fart days.....:trout:

    Thanks again!
  5. by   Conrad283
    I have also seen MD's put calcium off of the bottom of the "<"